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Civil War Trust

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The story of the American Civil War offers countless encounters with the values that shaped our nation: freedom, duty, dreams, and tradition. Knowing more about the Civil War makes you a better American citizen.

Now, these principles guide the Civil War Trust’s educational programs. Our brand-new Field Trip Fund will sponsor battlefield visits for students across America. Our teacher institutes continue to provide educators with the tools and support they need to make the struggle engaging and informative in their classrooms. Our traveling trunks give students the chance to experience Civil War history on a personal level. Through these and a myriad of other initiatives, we strive to sustain the lessons learned by our ancestors and to ensure that their sacrifice was not in vain. Your contribution today will help the next generation of learners discover the heritage that is so vital to our future.

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Civil War In4


Learn Civil War basics in four minutes with Civil War In4.

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Teach the Civil War with the Civil War Trust's Elementary, Middle, and High School Curriculum.

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Field Trip Fund


Help your class explore a battlefield with our Field Trip Fund.

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Traveling Trunk


Bring the Civil War to life with artifacts from our Traveling Trunks.

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